Programs

SQUIRREL

SQUIRREL

Slogan: Jump & Joy!
Unit Name: Dasta (boy unit) / Jhund (girl unit)
Unit Head: Uncle / Aunty
Duration: 7 Years
Ages: 5 - 8 Years

About Program

Discover adventures like campfires, camping, playing games and enjoying lot of funs. Make great new friends along the way, along with lasting memories! Fun and friendship are the cornerstones of the Squirrel scouts program.

Overview

With the Squirrel motto, “Jump & Joy”, opening the door to friendship and adventure for girls and boys aged 5-8 years; Squirrel scouts discover the world through teamwork and fun activities.

Activities

A place to discover new things and embark on great adventures Squirrel scouts experience diverse activities and a world of new adventures. Through nature walks, short hikes, tree planting, games, crafts and family events, Squirrel scouts gain valuable social skills while making new friends along the way. From camping to hiking and games galore, Squirrel scouts develop a respect for nature and others while exploring the world around them.

Program Details


Discover Squirrel Scout Adventures!
  1. Activities Squirrel Scouts enjoy!
    • Nature walks
    • Tree-planting
    • Sleep-over’s
    • Campfires
  2. Skills they gain along the way!
    • Self confidence
    • Environmental Stewardship
    • Problem solving
    • Interpersonal skills
STEPS & REQUIRED TIME PERIOD:
  1. Praveshika - 3 months
  2. Buds Level  (i.e. A –level certificate/Pratham Sopan/ Kansya Pad)   -   6 months
  3. Blooms Level   (i.e. B –level certificate/Dwitiye Sopan/ Rajat Pad)  9 months
  4. Flowers Level (i.e. C –level certificate/Tritiye Sopan/ Swarn pad)  -   9 months
  5. Bunches Level (i.e. D-level certificate/Chaturth Sopan/Heerak Pad)   -   9 months
  6. Chief Commissioner Award  -  12 months
  7. Nagarik Puraskar (Block Pramukh/Mayor Award)   -  12 months
  8. Ziladhikari Puraskar (District Magistrate Award)   -  12 months
  9. Extra Proficiency Badges (Additional)
            
SECTION BADGE (to be own In Squirrel Section are):
  • Praveshika Badge 
  • Buds Level Badge 
  • Blooms Level Badge 
  • Flowers Level Badge 
  • Bunches Level Badge
  • Chief Commissioner Badge
  • Nagarik Badge
  • Ziladhikari Badge
  • Squirrel Scouter / Guider Badge
  • Squirrel Uncle / Aunty Badge
       
  • PROFICIENCY BADGES:
    • Minimum 20 extra proficiency badges to be own.

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Association for Scouts and Guides Movements is one of the nation’s largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations, providing programs for young people that build character.